This AP level course offered by the College Board centers on overarching themes that define the global human experience and serve to connect five unifying historical threads (Foundations, 8000 B.C.E.-600 C.E., 600 C.E.-1450 C.E., 1450-1750, 1750-1914, 1914 to present). The course will devote considerable focus on critical evaluation of primary and secondary sources, oral presentations, simulations, and the development and interpretation of document based questions as they relate to world history. Connections between regions and throughout history are stressed to enhance students’ understanding of the factors that shape our world history. All students will be expected to take the A.P. Examination in May. SAT SUBJECT TEST AVAILABLE:  WORLD HISTORY